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Contains:  IC 468, NGC 2359
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Thor's Helmet NGC2359, 


            Gary Plummer
Thor's Helmet NGC2359
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Thor's Helmet NGC2359

Technical card

Dates:Dec. 17, 2018

Frames: 110x180"

Integration: 5.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 9.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 69.46%

Basic astrometry details job: 2431532

RA center: 7h 18' 35"

DEC center: -13° 12' 57"

Pixel scale: 1.333 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 78.309 degrees

Field radius: 0.536 degrees

Resolution: 2048x2048

Locations: Back Garden, Clifton Springs, Victoria, Australia

Data source: Traveller


Thor's Helmet
Imaged in 3 dark sky locations around Australia
2 hours each of 3 minute Ha and OIII exposures calibrated with darks and bias masters.



Gary Plummer
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons

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Thor's Helmet NGC2359, 


            Gary Plummer